The College of Information Technologies and Computer Sciences was established in 2010. The College is comprised of five departments: Automated Control Systems, Engineering Cybernetics, Computer-Aided Design, Automatization, Electrical Engineering and Information-Measuring Systems.
“Entering our College of Information Technologies and Computer Sciences, you
choose the professions of the future, that are very demanded in
digital economy. Studying process is designed in accordance with
the requirements of the world’s and Russian leading hardware and
software vendors. In the College of Information Technologies and Computer Sciences,
you can specialize in artificial intelligence and machine learning,
software engineering and autonomous transportation systems management,
industrial and lighting design. Students have the opportunity to work as
part of the University’s sports programming team ACM ICPC, as well
as participate in Huawei ICT Competition. The demand for graduates
of the College in the labor market is confirmed by its leadership in
employment rankings SuperJob, Career and HeadHunter.”
Acting Director of the College, PhD
More than 1200 undergraduate and graduate students study at the College, and it also provides training for PhD students. The College teaches students about the actual modern conditions of the fields through cross-sectorial training programs. Students professionally master modern hardware and software, the theory and practice of information systems implementation, methods of mathematical modeling and data analyses, and application development tools.
During studies students do practical training in leading Russian and international companies. Starting from the 1st year of studies, they can participate in research and team competitions in collegiate programming. NUST MISIS alumni are able to conduct research in the field of Computer Science at a high professional level and to successfully solve practical and applied tasks in industry and business.
The College launched the Center “New Reality” to intensify students` participation in Olympiads and contests. It supervises students` performances in international and Russian competitions. The College teams annually get into the semi-finals of the world programming championships operating under ACM ICPC rules. In 2014, in the final ranking, one of the College teams took 19 th place in the world jointly with teams from MIT and Kyoto University, ahead of teams from the University of Cambridge, Stanford University, and ETH Zurich.In 2018 College team took 3th place in Global Final Huawei ICT Competition in Shenzhen China. The college received the “Best ICT Academy” award from Huawei.